Pearson moves away from print textbooks [Kelly]

Pearson moves away from print textbooks — from campustechnology.com by Rhea Kelly Excerpt: All of Pearson’s 1,500 higher education textbooks in the U.S. will now […]

Reflections on “Clay Shirky on Mega-Universities and Scale” [Christian]

Clay Shirky on Mega-Universities and Scale — from philonedtech.com by Clay Shirky [This was a guest post by Clay Shirky that grew out of a […]

The Growing Profile of Non-Degree Credentials: Diving Deeper into ‘Education Credentials Come of Age’ [Gallagher]

The Growing Profile of Non-Degree Credentials: Diving Deeper into ‘Education Credentials Come of Age’ — from evolllution.com by Sean Gallagher Higher education is entering a […]

For a next gen learning platform: A Netflix-like interface to check out potential functionalities / educationally-related “apps” [Christian]

From DSC: In a next generation learning system, it would be sharp/beneficial to have a Netflix-like interface to check out potential functionalities that you could […]

LinkedIn Learning Opens Its Platform (Slightly) [Young]

LinkedIn Learning Opens Its Platform (Slightly) — from edsurge by Jeff Young Excerpt (emphasis DSC): A few years ago, in a move toward professional learning, […]

2 items re: AI’s potential impact/place within education

Robots won’t replace instructors, 2 Penn State educators argue. Instead, they’ll help them be ‘more human.’ — from edsurge.com by Tina Nazerian Excerpt: Specifically, it […]

Reflections on “Inside Amazon’s artificial intelligence flywheel” [Levy]

Inside Amazon’s artificial intelligence flywheel — from wired.com by Steven Levy How deep learning came to power Alexa, Amazon Web Services, and nearly every other […]

Coursera’s CEO on the Evolving Meaning of ‘MOOC’ [Schaffhauser]

Coursera’s CEO on the Evolving Meaning of ‘MOOC’ — from by Dian Schaffhauser When you can bring huge numbers of students together with lots of […]

What is a learning ecosystem? And how does it support corporate strategy? [Eudy]

What is a learning ecosystem? And how does it support corporate strategy? — from ej4.com by Ryan Eudy Excerpt: A learning ecosystem is a system of people, […]

2018 Workplace Learning Report [LinkedIn.com]

2018 Workplace Learning Report — from learning.linkedin.com Excerpts: The path to opportunity is changing The short shelf life of skills and a tightening labor market […]

DC: Why aren’t we further along with “lecture recording” within K-12?

From DSC: Why aren’t we further along with lecture recording within K-12 classrooms? That is, I as a parent — or much better yet, our […]

The Link to Content in 21st-Century Libraries [Lippincott]

The Link to Content in 21st-Century Libraries — from er.educause.edu by Joan Lippincott Excerpt (emphasis DSC): At the 2017 Designing Libraries for the 21st Century […]

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